The cool thing to do is clown former Warriors coach Mark Jackson whenever he's broadcasting a Dubs game. I get it, I've done it, too. But even though Steve Kerr is the coach of Golden State now, it's important to remember that Jackson played an integral role in getting the Warriors' defense to where it is. He also helped shape the current roster.

So when Golden State beat the Rockets and advanced to the NBA Finals last night, Jackson understandably got choked up:

Let's all give a big group hug to Mark Jackson.

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[via Black Sports Online]